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June 12, 2017 - 9:42 am
WBT heads to Davidson, NC on Friday June 23rd! We'll be at The Soda Shop, 104 Main St. in Downtown Davidson. Come out and meet Scott Fitzgerald and John Hancock. This is your chance to listen and learn all about what's going in Davidson. So whether you already live there, or are looking to move,...
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June 02, 2017 - 12:21 pm
On April 10th, WBT celebrated 95 years of radio. In addition, three historical men were inducted into the WBT Hall of Fame: "Rockin" Ray Gooding, "Hello Henry" Boggan, and "Charlotte's Most Beloved", John Hancock. Ray Gooding was one of the first African-American voices on Carolina radio. He...
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Dreamstime
June 21, 2017 - 5:19 am
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officers are investigating after two men were shot and killed at an apartment complex in north Charlotte Tuesday. The first incident occurred in the 4600 block of Eastwick Place in the Hickory Grove Division that happened shortly after 11 p.m. The victim was found in...
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Maggie Dixon (Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Department file photo)
June 20, 2017 - 5:42 am
A Laurinburg woman is facing serious charges in the attempted murder of her one year old son. 32 year old Maggie Dixon had been alone in a hospital room at Carolinas Medical Center Levine Children's Hospital with her 1-year-old son when hospital staff were alerted to abnormalities in the child's...
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Dreamstime
June 19, 2017 - 8:53 am
Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Homicide Unit are conducting a homicide investigation in the 2300 block of Farmer Street in the Westover Division. The call for service came in at 1:27p.m. on Sunday, June 18. Westover patrol officers located an adult male victim,...
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Dreamstime
June 19, 2017 - 7:35 am
An empty wheelchair next to some fishing gear and no one to be found. A mystery along the Catawba River has authorities baffled and searching for the missing angler. Bob Culp was walking along the river taking in the scenery when he came upon this bizarre scene. He told WBTV it's a shame that...
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JIM BARROLL
June 19, 2017 - 6:26 am
CMPD asking for the public's help in the search for a driver involved in a hit-and-run fatal accident. On Sunday around 11:30 p.m., Metro Division officers responded to the 3900 block of Freedom Drive where they located a male in the left lane. Medic personnel pronounced the male dead at the scene...
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